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Meaning and name origin

Egor \e-gor\ as a boy's name is of Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Egor is "yew, bow army". The source form is Ivarr, which refers to the yew tree, whose wood is used for bows for archer-soldiers. Scottish use of this name comes from both the Old Norse form and the ancient Gaelic name Eibhear. Also possibly means "farmer" in Russian.


Egor has 2 variant forms: Igor and Ygor.

For more information, see also related boy names George and Ivor.


Egor is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Egor and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is George (#134). (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of George in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of George outside U.S.

Similar Names

Egor is also pronounced similarly to Yegor. Other suggested similar baby names are Egon, Ezar and Ezer. Like Egor, these names are not commonly used.